Bitter Orange

Bitter Orange

It is an aromatic and it is used to modify the taste of other ingredients and it supports the secretion of gastric juices and appetite

It is an aromatic and it is used to modify the taste of other ingredients and it supports the secretion of gastric juices and appetite

Latin name

Citrus aurantium L.; subsp. aurantium (family: Rutaceae)

Hand skimmed part

peel (pericarp) of the bitter orange (Aurantii pericarpium dulce)

Content substances

Essential oils (limonene, myrcene, alpha pinene), aliphatic aldehydes.